Call for Papers – BMU International Innovation Conference

BMU International Innovation Conference

School of Management at BML Munjal University (BMU) is organising the first edition of BMU International Innovation Conference 2016 in association with Imperial College Business School, Robert H. Smith School of Business at University of Maryland and Lee Kong Chian School of Business at Singapore Management University. To be held on January 9-10, 2016 at Delhi NCR, India, the conference will bring together innovation experts from across the world. The two day agenda will include multi-track sessions with participation of academia, industry and policy makers.

The conference aims to provide a forum for exchange and dissemination of latest research studies and industry practices on the advances and developments across the following themes.

Types of Innivation

High quality conceptual and empirical research papers, case studies and comprehensive articles are invited in the form of original research-based work on the above listed themes.

Milestones Deadline
Last date for submission of outlines October 30th, 2015
Notification of acceptance November 10th, 2015
Last Date of Conference Registration November 30th, 2015
Final Submissions (full length papers, profiles & photos) registration
and receipt of payment
December 10th, 2015

Guidelines for ‘outline’ submission

Participants who wish to present their research papers in the conference are required to submit an outline (not exceeding 1500 words) covering the abstract (100 word), purpose of research, methodology used, major findings and implications. It should also include the name of the authors, their affiliations, contact details and a maximum of five key words. The list of reference is to be limited to 7 in the outline. The authors should clearly mention the theme under which they want their paper to be included. In the covering letter accompanying the manuscript, authors should certify that the manuscript is original and has neither been published anywhere nor is it under consideration for publication anywhere. The submitted outlines will be evaluated in a double blind process. The reviewer panel will consist of experts from academia and industry. The primary evaluation criteria include:

  1. Relevance to the themes of the conference
    2. Contribution to existing knowledge
    3. Practical implications for industry
    4. Ability to initiate debate/insight

Outline should be sent via email to submit.iic2016@bml.edu.in .

Anuradha Goyal